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Derby days live on BT Sport in the Anglo-Welsh Cup

PREMIERSHIP RUGBY can confirm two of the biggest club rivalries in world rugby have been chosen as live TV matches by BT Sport in the next round of the Anglo-Welsh Cup.

The draw has pitted Bath Rugby v Gloucester Rugby in round three and if that wasn’t enough to set the pulses racing it is followed on the same weekend by Leicester Tigers against Northampton Saints.

Click here to see the latest Anglo-Welsh Cup tables

BT Sport will broadcast from the Recreation Ground on Friday 27 January (7.45pm kick-off), followed the next day by a live 3pm kick-off for the East Midlands derby at Welford Road, continuing BT Sport’s commitment to double the live coverage of the Anglo-Welsh Cup.

The pools are currently led by the Saints, Ospreys, Harlequins and Tigers.

In round four, which will decide the semi-final line-up, BT Sport has again picked two standout matches, first on Friday 3 February (7.45pm kick-off) when Scarlets travel to Northampton Saints, followed on Sunday 5 February (4pm kick-off) with Saracens hosting Leicester Tigers.

Round 3

Pool 1 v Pool 4
Friday 27th January 2017 – 19:05: Scarlets v Saracens – Parc y Scarlets
Friday 27th January 2017 – 19:45: Bath Rugby v Gloucester Rugby – The Rec – BT Sport
Saturday 28th January 2017 – 15:00: Leicester Tigers v Northampton Saints – Welford Road – BT Sport
Sunday 29th January 2017 – 15:00: Newport Gwent Dragons v Newcastle Falcons – Rodney Parade

Pool 2 v Pool 3
Friday 27th January 2017 – 20:15: Sale Sharks v Cardiff Blues – AJ Bell Stadium
Saturday 28th January 2017 – 15:00: Exeter Chiefs v Wasps – Sandy Park
Saturday 28th January 2017 – 15:00: Ospreys v Bristol Rugby – Bridgend Ford Brewery Field
Saturday 28th January 2017 – 15:00: Worcester Warriors v Harlequins – Sixways

Round 4

Pool 1 v Pool 4
Friday 3rd February 2017 – 19:45: Northampton Saints v Scarlets – Franklin’s Gardens – BT Sport
Saturday 4th February 2017 – 15:00: Gloucester Rugby v Newport Gwent Dragons – Kingsholm
Saturday 4th February 2017 – 15:00: Newcastle Falcons v Bath Rugby – Kingston Park
Sunday 5th February 2017 – 16:00: Saracens v Leicester Tigers – Allianz Park – BT Sport

Pool 2 v Pool 3
Friday 3rd February 2017 – 19:45: Harlequins v Sale Sharks – Twickenham Stoop
Saturday 4th February 2017 – 15:00: Cardiff Blues v Worcester Warriors – BT Sport Arms Park
Sunday 5th February 2017 – 15:00: Bristol Rugby v Exeter Chiefs – Ashton Gate
Sunday 5th February 2017 – 15:00: Wasps v Ospreys – Ricoh Arena

 

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